Ways to Give

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc.
Tax ID 31-1618642

Donate online using our secure website.Netmaking at Jamestown Settlement.

To make your gift by phone, call our Development office at (757) 253-4139.

To make a contribution by mail, please download and complete the donation form. Make your check payable to the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc. Mail to:

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc.
Development Office
P.O. Box 3605
Williamsburg, VA 23187-3605

Stock and Securities
Giving securities (appreciated stocks and bonds) is an easy way for you to support the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc. Download instructions for making a gift of stock or securities.

IRA Charitable Distribution
The IRA Charitable Rollover allows individuals age 70 1/2 and older to make direct transfers totaling up to $100,000 per year to 501(c)(3) charities, without having to count the transfers as income for federal income tax purposes. Download a sample letter of instruction.

Create a Legacy
Learn how a bequest or other estate gift can support our mission now and in the future.

Tribute and Memorial Gifts
Gifts given in honor or memory of friends and family are meaningful ways to commemorate a special occasion or to honor friends and family. When you make a tribute gift in honor of a friend or loved one, we will send them a letter to let them know of your thoughtful donation.

Matching Gifts
Many companies offer to match employees’ charitable donations. To find out whether your employer offers a matching gifts program, contact your company’s human resources department. Retirees, board members and spouses may also be eligible.

Amazon Smile
Through Amazon Smile, Amazon donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases to the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc. To get started, go to, sign in to your account, and designate “Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc.” as your charity.